The weather is mostly to blame for my absence of late. Our pool is full and swim-able, the garden is being quite demanding as gardens are. My recently renewed interest in homemade herbal teas, essential oils and home remedies has me at the computer and delving back into some old but well loved books too. My wordpress has been suffering for it, as well as my photography. But, just like anything – after the first rush of enthusiasm wanes, life seems to find a balance again.

And for anyone wondering, 19 days and counting without smoking! Not even one cheater πŸ˜‰